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Fact Sheet: U.S.-Chile Disaster Preparedness and Relief

U.S. Department of State Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs March 20, 2011 Fact Sheet On February 27, 2010 an 8.8 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Chile, killing almost 500 people,...

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Pescadores chilenos vuelven a lanzar sus redes

La pesca artesanal chilena sufrió fuertemente el tsunami del 2010. Un año después han vuelto al mar para ganar su sustento, con nuevos botes, equipos y la esperanza renovada. Lorenzo no lloró hasta...

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Chile - One year later

One year ago, on 27 February 2010, one of the most powerful earthquakes of the century (magnitude 8.8 on the Richter scale) made Chile tremble and caused the death of more than 800 people. The...

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Ban llama a sumar fuerzas para reducir riesgos de desastres

09 de febrero, 2011 La reducción de los riesgos de desastre es trabajo de todos, es una tarea que requiere la participación de todos los actores económicos y sociales, afirmó hoy el Secretario...

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DISASTERS: Better understanding of disaster impact on lives needed

JOHANNESBURG, 25 January 2011 (IRIN) - In 2010, five of the most devastating disasters, measured in loss of lives, goods and infrastructure, occurred in Asia. Investing in disaster planning could go...

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2010, l'année la plus meurtrière d'une décennie tragique. La réduction de l'impact des catastrophes est « fondamentale », selon un haut représentant des Nations Unies pour la réduction des risques de catastrophe

Genève - Selon le Centre de recherche sur l'épidémiologie des catastrophes (CRED), les 373 catastrophes naturelles recensées en 2010 ont fait 296 800 morts et près de 208 millions de sinistrés, et...

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